Career Opportunities

Current Openings


Sessional (Contract) Faculty Hiring

The application period for Sessional Faculty opportunities for the 2015-16 academic year is now CLOSED.  Thank you to all those that have applied.

Please note the timeline below is tentative and will be updated here in case of changes.

February 12, 2015      Sessional hiring period begins.

February 28, 2015      Sessional hiring period closes at 11:30pm (PDT).

Mid-Late March          Applications are reviewed by the Hiring committee.

April                            Selected applicants are contacted for interviews (if new to Emily Carr).

April - May                   Successful applicants being contacted and offered  sections.    

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Emily Carr University.


Application Process for Other Positions

To apply for a posted Support Staff or Administrator position, please:

  • Submit a separate application for each posting that interests you.
  • Specify the competition number and position title on each application.
  • Click on the current job postings for full details.
  • Submit your letter of application and resume by 4:00pm of the closing date:
    • by e-mail to (letters of application and resumes must be in MS Word or PDF format; supporting materials will be specified in the posting.)
    • by fax to 604.844.3885, or
    • by mail to:
        Human Resources Department
        Emily Carr University of Art + Design
        1399 Johnston Street
        Vancouver, BC V6H 3R9
  • We thank all applicants for their interest, but only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

All qualified persons are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents of Canada will be given priority. Emily Carr University is committed to Employment equity.

Thank you for your interest in careers with Emily Carr!

Hiring Status of Competitions

 *Updates will be posted on this page as they become available*

  A001-2015 - Manager, Research Services
Shortlisted candidates have been contacted

A002-2015 - Project Manager, Wood Innovation & Design Centre
This position has been filled

A003-2015 - Case Manager
Applications received before the deadline are being reviewed

S002-2015 - Administrative Assistant H, Continuing Studies
Applications received before the deadline are being reviewed

S003-2015 - Program Advisor: Design + Transition
Applications received before the deadline are being reviewed

S004-2015 - Administrative Assistant D, Recruitment + Admissions
Applications received before the deadline are being reviewed

Life-Drawing Models

Emily Carr currently has a full roster of experienced and dedicated life drawing models. Still, any opportunity we may have to incorporate new influences into the students' experience is very valuable. Our life drawing models help to contribute to Emily Carr's core curriculum.

If you are interested in applying to be considered as a life drawing model with Emily Carr, please submit a cover letter, a current CV and an image from your portfolio which describes your work as a model (a clothed self portrait from the waist up is perfectly acceptable) to

Please note that you must have previous life modeling experience.

Please contact Terry Plummer for any additional information at:

Thank you for your interest in becoming a life drawing model with Emily Carr.

Continuing Studies Instructors

Continuing Studies is not seeking new instructors at this time.

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